I never thought that taking the pill had such a major effect on my body. I took it for years on and off as a way to help deal with Endometriosis. I really thought that all it did was level
Educating and empowering women to better manage endometriosis since 2010
I know for me, having a hysterectomy always represented my “last hope” if my endometriosis pain got really bad. I saw it as a final option, something that would give me relief. My gyni always represented it that way and
I used to live on Nurofen, ibuprofen and all of those synthetic drugs to help me overcome my pain with endometriosis. I really thought I couldn’t live without them. It has now been months of not taking any of these,
Sometimes it can feel like we have lost a large portion of our lives to endo. To many, the largest portion seems to be the time before being diagnosed. It is like being stuck in a nasty state of limbo.
This Stuff Isn’t Medically Proven! 5 Reasons Why Natural Methods for Endometriosis Are Unlikely to Be Proven!
When I first started this blog I became very aware of the difference between the medical means and the holistic means of healing. They seemed so vastly different in their approach. When I do research on the subject of healing
To some of us, the term xenoestrogen sounds like a new form of organism from outer space! So, I thought I would explain what they are and how they might affect our endometriosis. Xenoestrogens are toxins that mimic estrogen. They
It can be a hard place to sit. You are stuck between two choices. On the one hand you have the option of surgery. It feels like a drastic option but the promise of “no more pain” is irresistible and somehow it
I took the contraceptive pill for years—8/9 years on a continuous basis. My gynecologist suggested it would alleviate my Endometriosis symptoms and slow down the growth of the Endometriosis cells. To me, it felt like there was very little other
The best quote I can think of, which defines Insanity: “Doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results”. Albert Einstein. Many of us have done this or are still doing this. We go on a particular